Dr. Shannon Staples

Camp Korey Medical Director


What do you do at camp?

Create medical protocols and oversee medical care for all campers, staff, and volunteers.


Where are you from?

Atlanta, Georgia


When did you start working at camp?

February 2018, and I have been a volunteer doctor since 2013.


Why do you work at camp?

Working at camp fills my heart and soul.


What do you want all children with a life-altering illness to know about camp?

We welcome you. We celebrate all humans and strive to create an environment that supports you and your specific needs here at Camp Korey.


What is your favorite thing about camp?

Watching campers open up, relax, and have fun.


What inspires you?

The camper’s determination.

Dr. Shannon Staples